Philips HZ 5100 Fan

Fans of the figurative may recognize a kind of jolly face on the right, perhaps even with a complicated idea rising from its head, like a helicopter. Those fans are probably the same people seeing all sorts of animals in clouds. Good for them, but I don’t see it. I just see happy little parts, finally freed from the bonds …

Quartz 5 Film Camera <BR>Part III

Good things come to those who keep at it till it’s done. Taking apart the Quartz 5 camera was a pleasant challenge, photographing all 340 parts and cleaning them up in Photoshop a bore, and sorting out the mess a devilish molehill of mountainous proportions, but the result is a great sense of achievement and my fourth largest Deconstruction to …

Happy 25th Anniversary, <BR>Nintendo Game Boy!

This month the Nintendo Game Boy celebrated its 25th anniversary -it was first introduced in Japan on April 21st, 1989. I would never have know, but thanks to the Internet I don’t need a wife anymore to remind me of Important Dates. Anyway, the anniversary seemed reason enough to start deconstruction on the Game Boy I bought a couple of …